Andrew Taylor

Location: Pangbourne

Email: taylorsorangevillas@gmail.com

Recent sightings reported by Andrew Taylor

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
24/10/21Song ThrushLower Basildon1A Taylor
10:30
Singing rather tentatively in trees near St Bartholomew's church. My first record of song this autumn.  
20/10/21Little GrebePurley on Thames, Reading1A Taylor
16:00
On lake just west of Purley Hall.  
15/10/21Grey WagtailPangbourne1A Taylor
14:00
Very rare garden visitor, briefly inspecting bird bath and picnic table.  
11/09/21Little EgretPurley on Thames, Reading1A Taylor
16:00
By lake just west of Purley Hall.  
27/08/21Little EgretPurley on Thames, Reading1A Taylor
17:00
By lake just west of Purley Hall.  
22/08/21SwiftPangbourne1A Taylor
20:20
Flying around over south side of village.  
17/08/21SwallowPangbourne2A Taylor
18:30
Feeding low over Pang meadows. An unusual sighting at this location, but maybe attracted by grazing cattle.  
17/08/21SwiftPangbourne1A Taylor
15:00
Flying around over south side of village.  
16/08/21House MartinPangbourne1A Taylor
18:00
In one of the nests under the eaves of the police station. Max. 4 nests have shown signs of occupation this summer, but no other current signs. Other sightings on the wing have been irregular and fewer than in recent years.  
12/08/21SwiftPangbourne4A Taylor
20:15
Flying around fairly high over south side of village.  

Recent photos by Andrew Taylor

Black-headed Gull